The 10 producers who registered the most Angus beef cattle in the state of Colorado recorded a total of 2222 Angus with the American Angus Association® during fiscal year 2019, which ended Sept. 30, according to Mark McCully, Association chief executive officer.

The 10 top recorders in Colorado are: Diamond Peak Cattle Co, Craig; Gale L & Cynthia Haynes, Holyoke; Huwa Cattle Co, Roggen; Spruce Mountain Ranch LLC, Larkspur; Roger Mc Connell, Fort Collins; Walter Angus, Hudson; Sutphin Angus, Lamar; Amen Angus Farms Inc, Iliff; George Jr & Sarah Seidel, Livermore; Jason D Koberstein, Holyoke.         

Angus breeders across the nation in 2019 registered 304,577 head of Angus cattle.

“Despite a challenging year, our Angus breeders continue to see strong demand for Angus genetics,” McCully said. “Our members are committed to providing genetic solutions to the beef cattle industry that maintain our long-held position as a leader in the beef cattle industry.”

ANGUS MEANS BUSINESS. The American Angus Association is the nation’s largest beef breed organization, serving nearly 25,000 members across the United States, Canada and several other countries. The Association provides programs and services to farmers, ranchers and others who rely on Angus to produce quality genetics for the beef industry and quality beef for consumers. For more information about Angus cattle and the Association, visit www.ANGUS.org.